Top Tourist Attractions in Dehradun
The perfect melange of nature and art at the capital city, Dehradun makes it a must visit place when in Uttarakhand. The popular tourist attractions of this place include the religious places, natural beauty, opportunity to see modern art and the natural habitats. There are a plethora of things to do here amongst which sightseeing tour is the prominent one. Dehradun is situated close to one of the largest National Parks in India, Rajaji National Park, and thus, is perfect for a wildlife tour. Dotted with a number of temples like Tapkeshwar, Daat Kali, and Santa Devi Temple, this city in Uttarakhand gives one an opportunity for pilgrimage tour to seek the blessings of the benign one. Devotees can also offer prayers in the famous extravagant Buddhist structure and holy school of Tibetan culture which is the Buddha Temple in the Clement Town area. This monastery is also known to have the largest relique in the whole of Asia. Visited by thousands of people including the Indians and foreigner, it is one of the spots you would not want to miss out during your holidays.
Visitors can also admire the natural beauty of the Gucchu Paani (Robbers’ Cave) and Sahastradhara Falls. The adorning beauty of Malsi Deer Park, Lachhiwala, Forest Research Institute adds up to the natural charm of this city. Feel petite in front of the sky -touching, Clock Tower and don’t miss to shop in the local market of Dehradun (Tibetan Market). Not failing to impress the children visiting this place with their family, Dehradun has the modern Regional Science Centre which is also a great source of entertainment but do not get too engrossed in this that you miss out the events of the extensively sprawled Parade Ground.
Dehradun is replete with several multi-cuisine restaurants which could treat your taste buds. This is why a gastronomic tour in the city is certainly not to be missed.